In Partnership with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at San Diego State University
About the EventAdventures by the Book is honored to partner with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at San Diego State University for On a Mission de Alcalá Edventure, at the famous San Diego Mission. Join us for a behind the scenes tour of Mission San Diego de Alcalá, as well as, a chance to meet travel journalist and author Maggie Espinosa, who recently completed an impressive walking journey of all 21 California Missions as documented in her newest book, On a Mission: An 800-mile Walk to Discover California's El Camino Real.
Award-winning travel journalist, Maggie Espinosa, has a passion for exploring the globe, and sampling the world. She amasses the indigenous qualities of a destination, and unfurls them into colorful, alluring articles. Her talent for finding a location’s unique angle ensures a fresh perspective.
Working in print, radio, television and the Internet, Espinosa’s travelogues encompass all mediums. Coverage includes national and international publications, syndicated radio interviews, and travel reporting on ABC TV. She teaches travel writing at Grossmont College in San Diego, California, and is a guest lecturer with Celebrity Cruises.